Aug 04, 2022

Software Quality Assurance Analyst and Tester, Journeyman ID: PROG108032022 California, MD

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • California, MD
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology Other QA-Quality Control Training

Job Description


Title: Software Quality Assurance Analyst and Tester, Journeyman
ID: PROG108032022
Department/Labor Location: BMS- Battlespace Modeling & Simulation
Job Type: Full-time
Physical Location: California, MD

AMEWAS, Inc., is a Department of Defense (DoD) Contractor supporting our Federal customers nationwide.  We are headquartered in California, Maryland with satellite offices in Orlando, Florida and San Diego, California. 

At AMEWAS, Inc., you will find a community where people bond around shared values, feel valued and have a voice in decisions that affect them.  Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance; they are constantly recognized by our customers and peers.  Join us to find out why.

The position:

AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented Software Quality Assurance Analyst and Tester, Journeyman to support Battlespace Modeling & Simulation.

This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Programmer.  The position qualifies for a signing bonus of up to $5,000! Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and position. Ask your Recruiter for details!

About the location: 

California, Maryland, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

This position is not eligible for remote work; on-site support is required.

A typical day as a Software Quality Assurance Analyst and Tester, Journeyman may include:

  • Assisting a software development team in developing an advanced synthetic training environment to support military pilot training
  • Installing and running regression tests on a new NGTS test build (multiple builds weekly)
  • Testing a variety of Jira issues from new feature implementation to bug fixes to database queries
  • Documenting test results discovered issues in Jira
  • Collaborating with NGTS software developers and subject matter experts during training sessions
  • Creating new test procedures documents to validate new requirements
  • Communicating access to a large team to verify correct procedures and software issue diagnosis
  • Running extensive regression tests when software reaches Release Candidate (RC) phrase


  • BA/BS in Computer Science, or other Technical Discipline
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience with testing/developing software products
  • Other skills/qualifications
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD SECRET security clearance

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

AMEWAS, Inc. requires employees to provide proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or submission and approval of a request for accommodation prior to first day.

Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:

Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets.  Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.

Physical environment and working conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site.

Refer to a friend:

If you know someone who may be interested, please share this posting.  We are a growing team and there may be more opportunities like this one here at AMEWAS, Inc.! 

More about Us:

AMEWAS, Inc. a Department of Defense (DoD) contractor, has provided support to our Federal customers for over 35 years. One of our missions is to find the best available talent to meet our organizational objectives. We closely measure performance, provide varying incentives, and strive to develop top performers. We value diversity. We celebrate the differences and uniqueness each employee brings to help us accomplish our goals. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

It is the policy of AMEWAS, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities for all without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

Additionally, AMEWAS, Inc. will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known or perceived disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 301-863-7102. Finally, AMEWAS, Inc. strictly follows guidelines regarding the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at for more information about our company.

Our excellent benefits and perks:

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits; some of which are listed below:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition & training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership

If you’re still interested (and we hope you are!), please submit your application. 


General-Other: Engineering, RF-Wireless Engineering, Systems-Process Engineering, Computer-Network Security, IT Project Management, Systems Analysis - IT



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